Appellation Bonnes Mares

The appellation of controlled origin (AOC) Bonnes-Mares is above all a Burgundy Grand Cru, one of the most famous in the region. The Bonnes-Mares appellation is located in the municipalities of Morey-Saint-Denis and Chambolle in the Côte de Nuits wine region in Burgundy.

Covering an area of ​​16 hectares of vines, more extensive in Chambolle-Musigny than in Morey-Saint-Denis, it is one of the largest vintages in Burgundy. The grape variety harvested there is Pinot Noir. The wines offer a bouquet of violets, undergrowth, leather, spices ... Rich and sometimes a little wild, they require several years of cellar sleep. Indeed, the wines of the Bonnes-Mares appellation have good aging potential for 10 to 20 years on average and 30 to 50 years for the greatest vintages.

The best vintages are : 1929, 1933, 1937, 1945, 1947, 1949, 1952, 1959, 1961, 1966, 1969, 1971, 1976, 1978, 1985, 1989, 1990, 1996, 2001, 2002, 2005, 2009.